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Address problems cause 911 issues in White Co. community

(Source: KARK) (Source: KARK)
WHITE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

When you call 911, you want help immediately, but a small Arkansas community has a problem causing response times to suffer.

The fire chief in Higginson, in White County, told KARK address problems can cause first responders to go to the wrong place in their community.

Chief Marvin Mathis said he reached out to the city council and county about getting the address problem fixed.

To see the full report and learn how the address issue affected a fellow firefighter click here. 

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